Mental Health Guide for Boys and Men With T1d

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Liz Cambron-Kopco Living with diabetes can lead to diabetes burnout and negatively impact mental health. Both diabetes and mental health conditions can be invisible diseases, making it isolating when you don’t “appear” sick. This can be even harder for boys and men, who are less likely […]

Heart Health Benefits from Diabetes Drugs

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Matthew Garza, Claire Holleman, April Hopcroft, Ashwin Chetty Learn what some of the latest research says about the heart health benefits of diabetes drugs like SGLT-2 inhibitors, GLP-1 receptor agonists, and non-steroidal MRAs. In the past few years, newer drugs such as SGLT-2 inhibitors, GLP-1 receptor agonists, […]

Managing Low Blood Sugars as a Mom With Type 1 Diabetes

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Julia Flaherty, Wake up, get the kids ready, make their lunches, somehow get yourself fed and ready at the same time, run to the car, get the kids to school, get yourself to work…at what point are moms supposed to have time to […]

Almond Flour Banana Muffins (Gluten-Free)

This content originally appeared here. Republished with permission. These almond flour banana muffins are super fluffy, lightly sweet, and jam-packed with flavor! They’re absolutely delicious, plus gluten-free friendly, and made with no refined sugar or oil. Make up a batch for breakfast or snacks today!  Easy to make! You only need a handful of staple ingredients […]

Updates on Automated Insulin Delivery

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Matthew Garza, Automated insulin delivery systems are becoming more advanced and over time have become more widely adopted within the diabetes community. At ATTD 2022, experts presented updates on this emerging technology including results on the iLet Bionic Pancreas and MiniMed 780G. At the ATTD […]

Asparagus & Snap Pea Salad with Champagne Vinaigrette

This content originally appeared on ForGoodMeasure. Republished with permission. Did you know asparagus has been cultivated for over 2,000 years? While white asparagus is considered a delicacy, the green variety stands testament that Spring has arrived, as its color comes from none other than the sun. Asparagus aside, Spring unfurls an abundance of fresh, snappy […]

Why Going to Therapy Is Giving Yourself the Chance You Deserve

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Liz Cambron-Kopco, Growing up, you may constantly hear how important taking care of your physical health is. But mental health is often overlooked. Today, mental health is recognized as a more critical part of overall wellbeing. Still, there are stigmas surrounding it that need to be addressed. […]

Women’s Health & Diabetes – The Latest

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Julia Kenney, At ATTD 2022, researchers discussed the latest research on pregnancy, menstrual cycles, and overall health outcomes in women with diabetes. Diabetes technology can be a valuable tool to improve women’s health and empower people with real-time health data. Women’s health was a hot […]

New Book Alert! “Diabetes Sucks and You Can Handle It” by Dr. Mark Heyman

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Alexi Melvin Having lived with type 1 diabetes for 23 years, Dr. Mark Heyman, PhD, CDCES is no stranger to the ups and downs of type 1 diabetes (T1D). Now, he is proving that two things can be true when it comes to […]

Can the Miracle Drug Metformin Also Help You Lose Weight?

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Arvind Sommi Metformin is the world’s most common diabetes medication and can improve diabetes management. Research suggests that metformin might lead to weight loss in certain people – read more to learn about this common claim. Metformin is one of the first treatment options considered for […]